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It was sad to hear last week of the death of John Gleason at the far-too-young age of 62. As a lighting designer and an educator (at NYU), John was an enormous influence on a generation of LDs, particularly with his ideas about color.

I interviewed John about ten years ago for a profile in TCI (as Entertainment Design was then known). I was very intimidated to be talking with someone who had been associated with so many Broadway shows, but he was surprisingly easy and op

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